Use Your Smartphone for Better Money Management

Money management used to involve filling out checks and writing down the payees and check amounts in a balance book. Statements arrived once a month in the mail, and you reconciled your balance against the checks you wrote to determine which ones were cashed and which were outstanding. This is still true to an extent, […]

How to Make the Most of the New Inheritance Tax Rules

While there is no single tax that anybody actually wants to pay, there are some that prompt a more emotive reaction than others. Take inheritance tax, for example, which often arouses strong emotions among citizens despite the fact that it is applied to fewer than one in 25 deaths. It remains an emotive and controversial […]

How to Choose the Right Bank Card for Your Needs

With the convenience of electronic payment options, billions of people use bank cards for everything from shopping to paying bills both online and in-person. Many industries, such as hotels and car rentals, require a bank card in order to make reservations, and it seems the modern economy demands that people have at least one bank […]

Pros and Cons of POS Systems

A high-quality point of sale (POS) system is an essential tool that retailers use to increase sales, track inventory, and enhance the overall experience of their customers. Just like all technology, there are pros and cons to incorporating this type of credit card processing system into your business. Selecting the right point of sale terminal […]

How to Finance Your First Home Renovation

People looking to finance a home renovation can be both short-term or long-term investors. Short-term investors are known as “fix-and-flippers” and typically purchase, renovate, and sell a property within 12 months. Long-term investors usually purchase and renovate a property before acting as a landlord. Below we discuss the best financing options for fix and flippers […]

Knowing Your Rights: Debt Collection is less Stressful than it Sounds

If you fall behind on your bills and become delinquent on payments, it’s almost a given that your account will be sent into collections. When you think of being in collections and owing a debt, you might be confused and frightened over what this entails. After all, no one likes to be threatened or provoked […]

How Personal Branding Helps You Find Side Gigs

It’s easy to advertise your skills, but hanging up flyers or creating social media accounts that simply list what you provide will not appeal to prospective clients. There’s just too many people already doing those things, and those looking to hire are not just going to pick anybody. They’re going to choose the people who […]

3 Of The Best Ways To Get Out Of Credit Card Debt

Some would say that credit cards are a necessary evil in this day and age. The personal check is all but gone, and cash seems to disappear as soon as it is withdrawn. The reality is that a credit card can be either your best friend or your worst nightmare, depending on how you use […]

Why You Should Buy a Dash Cam For Your Car

Cameras are being used everywhere. Whether they are being used for surveillance or taking a selfie, cameras are on you (and everyone else) all day long. Now many people are using cameras and surveillance equipment to protect themselves out in the world. Some people have even purchased dash cams for their cars. While it may […]

Four Mistakes to Avoid When Opening an Offshore Bank Account in Hong Kong

Every person looking forward to opening an offshore account seeks a reliable and more stable system that can guarantee safety for personal deposits. The realization that western banking systems are very fragile has opened a new dawn as more people go offshoring. One of the top banking heavens is Hong Kong. Over 200 top banks […]